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Gladys Davis fonds

  • CA DMA CR-38
  • Fonds
  • 1916-1981

Photographs consist of a 1916 postcard of Boundary Bay School students with their teacher Miss E. Mackenzie, a May Day postcard, a 1917 postcard of Westham Island School students, students and teachers of King George School in the 1920's and 1930's, teachers and students of Delta Central School in the 1920's, a 1913 Baptist picnic in Ladner, and five photographs of Delta Choral Society productions. Textual records consist of programs for the 1933 Delta Choral Society production of The Mikado, the 1934 production of The Pirates of Penzance, the 1935 production of The Gondoliers, a 1959 invitation to the opening ceremony of Deas Island Tunnel, and a 1981 program for the centennial banquet of All Saints Anglican Church.

Davis, Gladys, 1915-

Good Neighbour Club fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1948-1983

The fonds consists of records kept by members of the Good Neighbour Club. Includes minutes, correspondence, financial records, annual reports, meeting programs, and scrapbook.

Good Neighbour Club (Enderby, B.C.)

Stuart Thomson fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1910-1940]

The fonds consists of photographs depicting Vancouver panoramas, streets, sports, harbour, ships, buildings and businesses.

Thomson, Stuart

William and Margaret Tamboline family fonds

  • CA DMA CR-93
  • Fonds
  • [188-] - 1991

The fonds consists of articles, newspaper clippings and miscellaneous historical manuscripts about Tamboline family members and other people and events in the Ladner area. One series of clippings is organized in four scrapbooks. The fonds also includes photographs of family members and friends, and homes and activities of the Tamboline family.

Tamboline (family)

Rene Harding fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1890-1970]

The contents of the fonds consist of photographs of early pioneer people, buildings and scenery of the Comox area. Fonds also include emphera on local events as well as four scrapbooks containing newspaper articles she wrote and other historical writings of interest.

Harding, Rene

Trevor C. Goodall fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1927-1976

The fonds consists of Trevor Goodall's diaries (1927-1976) describing weather, chores and activities, and the work and activities of others.

Goodall, Trevor C., 1904-

Sidney Museum photograph collection

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1866-1988]

The collection consists of photographs of North Saanich and Sidney and surrounding areas (including Swartz Bay, Saanich, and Pat Bay) depicting individuals, families, street scenes, buildings, businesses, industries (including canneries and mills), construction of ferry facilities, the Royal Canadian Air Force Station at Patricia Bay (Pat Bay), community events, sports teams, and churches.

St. Ann's Academy (Victoria, B.C.) scrapbook collection

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1879] - 1976

The collection consists of scrapbooks put together by various sisters through the years, recording religious subjects, clergy, significant events, or items of interest to the sisters and students at St. Ann's Academy. Sister Mary Theodore took a keen interest in history and was predominantly responsible for the creation of most of the scrapbooks.

St. Ann's Convent (Nanaimo, B.C.) photograph collection

  • Fonds
  • 1877-1966

The collection consists of images of the area, exteriors of the school at different stages, interiors, students, staff, activities, and the 1981 reunion. Collection includes images of St. Mary's School, Ladysmith.

St. Martin's Hospital (Oliver, B.C.) photograph collection

  • Fonds
  • 1942-1973

The photographic collection includes images of the First Board of Management (1942), area views, photographs of the exterior and interior of the building, staff, friends, activities, and noteworthy events. Various photographs were taken to record the progress of the building, the opening of various departments, and the current staff members.

St. Mary's Hospital (Dawson, Y.T.) photograph collection

  • Fonds
  • 1898-1963

Images record changes in the area and buildings, show improvements of the grounds, and recall significant hospital and civic events. Other b & w photographs are of hospital personnel, visitors, residents. Some coloured transparencies are included in the collection.

Percy Worrall fonds

  • CA LCM MSS 174
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1950-1965]

The fonds consists of a ring-bound book and loose notes of historical interest on topics including roads in Fort Langley, B.C., and people living in and around the Fort Langley and Salmon River Flats, B.C., areas during 1919 and 1920, an assortment of original poetry by Percy Worrall, a personal letter to Mr. Herbert Morgan (1967), and a photocopy of the Worrall family tree from 1835-1966.

Worrall, Percy

Pitt Meadows Museum and Archives oral history collection

  • CA PMM A1996.0031;A1997.0029;A2000.0009;A2000.0010
  • Fonds
  • 1989-2000

Collection consists of oral history tapes and two handwritten histories of Pitt Meadows. Collection includes an oral history recording of Hazel Anderson (nee Park).

Port Moody Station Museum photograph collection

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900]-1994

The collection consists of photographs depicting people, events, industry (including sawmills and oil refineries), and the built and natural environment of Port Moody, Coquitlam, Ioco, and surrounding area. Many of the photographs in the collection were originally collected by the Coquitlam Historical Society, which disbanded ca. 1971.

Morishita family collection

  • CA JCN 2011.79
  • Collection
  • 1903 - 1990

The collection consists of six series of papers, photographs and artefacts amassed by the Morishita family. The first series consists of papers and artefacts belonging to the patriarch of the family, Teiji Morishita. The second series consists of papers and artefacts belonging to Teiji's wife, Sawa Morishita. The third series consists of papers and artefacts amassed while the Morishitas (with the Ebisuzakis) ran the Ebisuzaki Shoten (store) at 337 Powell Street in Vancouver, BC. The fourth series consists of family photographs and artefacts belonging to the Morishita family. The fifth series consists of papers and artefacts belonging to the Morishita children. And the sixth series consists of papers and artefacts belonging to the Ebisuzaki family.

Burquest Jewish Community Association fonds

  • CA JHS A.2011.035
  • Fonds
  • 1975-2002

Fonds is arranged into three series: Administrative and operational records; Newspaper clippings; Photographs and audio/visual.

Burquest Jewish Community Association

Victor Shorsky fonds

  • CA LMA MS 33
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1940-1943]

The fonds consists of photographs concerning Lytton taken by the Shorsky family. Includes photographs of Lena's Grill, Mike's Pool Hall, Lytton buildings, school class picture (1942-1943), Victor Shorsky, Frank Rowluck, Rotary Lottery Barrel [ca. 1940].

Shorsky, Victor

West Langley Community Hall Association fonds

  • CA LCM MSS 95
  • Fonds
  • 1947-1997

The fonds consists of an essay, "History of West Langley Community Hall, 1934-1980" by Mrs. Bessie Tregunna (1981), the Hall's membership book (1948-1996), certificates of the Association's incorporation (1947) and dissolution (1997), a guest book from the opening of the new hall (1977), re-registration documents of the Association and its By-laws and amended Constitution (1982), receipt books (1992-1996), a plan of the site for the new Hall (1976), and the official seal of the West Langley Community Hall.

West Langley Community Hall Association

William McFarlane Notman fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1871-1904]

The fonds consists of portraits and photographs depicting ships and scenes of New Westminster, Vancouver, and Victoria.

Notman, William McFarlane

Wrathall Photo Finishing Ltd. fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1906-1982

The fonds consists of photographs of the Wrathall photography business in the Prince Rupert area. Photographs depict people (including natives), buildings, railways, and industry in Prince Rupert, Hazelton, and in settlements on the northern coast of B.C. and southern coast of Alaska.

Wrathall Photo Finishing

Iris Millmore fonds

  • CA CRMA 2008-4
  • Fonds
  • 1963 - 1991

This fonds includes two scrapbooks featuring the Campbell River Roller Skating Club activities. The scrapbooks were created in 1991 for a club reunion that was held in Campbell River. The scrapbooks include original photographs and newspaper clippings documenting club activities.

Millmore, Iris

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